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82045 The way ahead?

Discussion in 'Steam Traction' started by Kinghambranch, May 24, 2008.

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    Good read as always.
    Shared with friends.
     
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    Going great guns, is the 3MT. One small (and it is small) note on this inspiring website. A colour coded progress diagram, as appears on a couple of other newbuild projects, might be a useful visual aid for idiots like me with a lousy memory. So much has already been achieved that I find myself repeatedly having to boogie back through earlier news entries to remind myself what's at which stage!

    82045 must be getting to a point where a tentative 'first steaming' date is forming in the minds of the builders. Exciting times!
     
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    Thank you very much for the update.
    Merry Christmas and a Happy & Healthy 2018 to you all.
     
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    A nice season picture in the news update :):D

    Pleased to hear things are progressing.
     
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    They're painting it black ...... but don't tell anyone else.
     
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    Thought that had been said a while ago. First 5 years in Green, Last 5 years in Black.
     
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    Oh please! Let's not go there!
     
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    Copper cap chimney ?
     
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    LAST 5 years???? :Woot:

    ... and @Matt37401 don't panic .... I was just poking the hornet's nest for fun! ;)
     
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    82046.
     
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    Or the tender version..

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    82046 to 82054
     
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    Going Clockwork to save on boiler design? :D
     
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    How big would the key have to be?! And how many would you have to make? Only takes one crew to mislay it... ;)
     
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    You'd need a very big sofa in which to lose a std gauge loco's key. :D
     
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